About OECC

About OECC

OECC contributes to effective implementation of key international agreements such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on climate change, and is actively expanding its frontiers to the areas of climate change mitigation and adaptation, management of fluorocarbons, local environmental pollution control, material cycle/3Rs and waste management.

OECC is well positioned to develop a wide range of projects, as a leading organization with the ability to effectively reflect international needs, and deep understanding of recent national and international dynamics on its strategic efforts toward a sustainable future.

OECC contributes to realizing a sustainable future, through research and capacity development focused on sustainable development in Japan and overseas.

OECC has a diverse range of member corporations and organizations, including consulting firms, manufacturers and local governments. By having the opportunity to closely engage with members in this broad network, OECC is uniquely positioned to effectively mobilize the technology and knowledge of Japan for global sustainable development.

OECC is a research institution committed to addressing challenges on sustainable development in an appropriate and professional manner. It has a long track record of successful collaboration with partner countries, and in city-to-city cooperation within Asia. It has developed a wide range of international cooperation projects focused on the environment and development, in close collaboration with government agencies such as the Ministry of the Environment of Japan (MOEJ) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), as well as international organizations including the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the United Nations University (UNU) and the UNFCCC Secretariat.

With these extensive knowledge networks at the international and national levels, as well as its rich experience, OECC continues to play an important role as a hub of a wide range of activities on international cooperation for sustainable development.